An extra/ordinary Holiday in Extraordinary Times is a new indoor/outdoor, immersive exhibition experience encompassing the richly decorated Turnblad Mansion and an open-air Nordic story trail, on view at the American Swedish Institute (ASI) November 14, 2020 –January 10, 2021. The story trail was designed by community partners from Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Iceland and Finland, with each country highlighting classic holiday tales at stations winding through ASI’s courtyard and Mansion grounds. ASI is one of the region’s most popular holiday destinations and it has adapted its signature holiday programming, including its Julmarknad Holiday Market, to combine live and virtual elements.
The ASI Museum, Museum Store and FIKA Café are open to the public with new hours: Thursday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. To visit the museum, please make advance, timed reservations at www.ASImn.org or call 612-871-4907 during public hours. Visitors must maintain safe distances and face coverings are required. The Store and FIKA will accept walk-in customers. The full FIKA lunch menu and table service are available from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. with Marketplace take-out orders also available.
ASI has free on-site parking and is located at 2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55407.